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Severe weather threat increases this afternoon across parts of the southern Plains

The threat of severe weather is increasing for this afternoon across a large portion of Oklahoma and Texas. The greatest threat is forecast for parts of central and northern Texas where Enhanced and Moderate Risks are in place. Very large hail, damaging winds and tornadoes, some possibly strong, are all possible. Those in this region are encouraged to remain weather-aware.
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Fair

82°F

28°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed SW 6 mph
Barometer 29.78 in
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index 84°F (29°C)
Last update on 26 Apr 2:15 pm CDT

Current conditions at

Hattiesburg/Laurel, Hattiesburg-Laurel Regional Airport (KPIB)

Lat: 31.47°N Lon: 89.33°W Elev: 299ft.

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Jackson, MS Local Forecast Office

Columbia MS

7 Day Forecast

  • This
    Afternoon

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Tonight

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Monday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 77 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 59 °F

  • Tuesday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 71 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Wednesday

    Slight Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Showers

    High: 71 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Thursday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 88. West northwest wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph after midnight.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. East wind 5 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Northeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 71. East wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. North northeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.

ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Point Forecast: Columbia MS
 31.25°N 89.82°W
Last Update: 1:15 pm CDT Apr 26, 2015
Forecast Valid: 3pm CDT Apr 26, 2015-6pm CDT May 2, 2015
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